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STOWAWAY ! Buzz Rover apparently has become tired of just seeing the USS Hornet’s Museum's SD45 preparations! He stowed away in a museum vehicle as it went to the NASA Ames Research Center to pick up the moon rock for the upcoming event. He made himself quite at home, climbing onto several of their fascinating exhibits - clockwise from top left -Science on a Sphere, Ames Spacecraft Missions, Buzz Rover becoming a giant (compared to himself) astronaut, and Living and Working in Space

STOWAWAY ! Buzz Rover apparently has become tired of just seeing the USS Hornet’s Museum's SD45 preparations! He stowed away in a museum vehicle as it went to the NASA Ames Research Center to pick up the moon rock for the upcoming event. He made himself quite at home, climbing onto several of their fascinating exhibits - clockwise from top left -Science on a Sphere, Ames Spacecraft Missions, Buzz Rover becoming a giant (compared to himself) astronaut, and Living and Working in Space

"USS Hornet Aircraft" by artist Rich Radigonda, a San Francisco native who served on the USS Ticonderoga. These squadrons pictured here were assigned to the Hornet and flew off the aircraft between 1942-1970.

"USS Hornet Aircraft" by artist Rich Radigonda, a San Francisco native who served on the USS Ticonderoga. These squadrons pictured here were assigned to the Hornet and flew off the aircraft between

USS HORNET CVS-12 was selected in 1969 to serve as the Prime Recovery Ship (PRS) for the Apollo 11 moon mission. The whole world watched as HORNET led a picture-perfect recovery of America's first astronauts to land on the Moon. Four months later, Hornet recovered the all-Navy crew of Apollo 12.  The USS Hornet Museum has the largest Apollo exhibit on the West Coast.

USS HORNET CVS-12 was selected in 1969 to serve as the Prime Recovery Ship (PRS) for the Apollo 11 moon mission. The whole world watched as HORNET led a picture-perfect recovery of America's first astronauts to land on the Moon. Four months later, Hornet recovered the all-Navy crew of Apollo 12. The USS Hornet Museum has the largest Apollo exhibit on the West Coast.

Gemini Boilerplate – replica of a Gemini capsule

Gemini Boilerplate – replica of a Gemini capsule

Officer's Statroom Vyeda Memorial. This stateroom houses the memorial of Ray Vyeda. Chief Vyeda was a Hornet crew member, former President of the Hornet Club, and former trustee of the USS Hornet Museum. He helped spearhead the acquisition of the USS Hornet by the Aircraft Carrier Hornet Foundation and its subsequent transformation into a Museum.

Officer's Statroom Vyeda Memorial. This stateroom houses the memorial of Ray Vyeda. Chief Vyeda was a Hornet crew member, former President of the Hornet Club, and former trustee of the USS Hornet Museum. He helped spearhead the acquisition of the USS Hornet by the Aircraft Carrier Hornet Foundation and its subsequent transformation into a Museum.

USS Hornet Museum in Alameda, CA  This is a fascinating ship to explore and there are often fun seasonal events held there!

USS Hornet Museum in Alameda, CA This is a fascinating ship to explore and there are often fun seasonal events held there!

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